Position: BI Technical Project Manager (10139476)
Location: Aliso Viejo, CA
Duration: 6 Months
Sony Interactive Entertainment is looking for Senior Technical Project Manager interested in a contract position to help us push the limits of science and technology within our game streaming division. This position will work within our data science, BI analyst and data engineering teams and will collaborate to develop data information solutions for our streaming technology. You will organize and plan requirements, identify risks, and handle schedules. You will work with both internal and external development teams to define achievements, schedules, and deliverables, track the progress, and help communicate the vision of various projects.
What do you know?
Exercise technical judgment in working with large, cross-functional teams.
Develop tools and processes to improve software engineering efficiency, as well as meeting project goals and objectives.
Communicate schedules, priorities, and status to all levels in the company.
Collaborate with Engineering and Business Owners for project requirements and scope.
Handle opposing priorities and be able to bring order to ambiguous scenarios.
Thrive through building consensus and driving teams towards results.
Work with engineers and management to maintain project timelines and to monitor, influence and direct progress.
Who are you?
3-5 years of meaningful work experience, ideally on business intelligence and data engineering teams
Ability to clearly & effectively communicate (written as well as verbally) across the organization and up to senior leadership.
Track record for being detailed with a confirmed ability to self-motivate and follow through on projects.
Experience leading cross-functional teams to deliver projects with multiple dependencies and constraints.
Strong working experience with Project Management tools and executing technical projects with Agile methodologies. Experience using tools such as Jira, Confluence, Office 365 and Google Suite
You are innovative and fearless when tackling difficult problems
You have strong and well formed ideas that are weakly held; you can discuss, listen and participate in a passionate debate that may make you reconsider.
Given context, you're capable of self-direction.
You are comfortable with ambiguity and shifting contexts.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar qualifications.
It would be awesome if you had...
Experience in Gaming Industry and Start-ups.
Data engineering or engineering-related background.
Certifications in Project Management (e.g. PMP, PMI-ACP, CSM).